“The talent and creativity, innovation and investigation, as well as the entrepreneurial ecosystem, are fundamental for a sustainable development, and have been recognized as the main drivers for the growth of the city of Braga”

Ricardo Rio, Mayor of Braga





Founded 2017
Information technology
and services


Founded 2015
Computer software

Ruby Nanomed

Founded 2018
Health, Wellness and Fitness
Braga is part of

Global Startup Competition

The Global Startup Competition of Get in the Ring is an opportunity for startups of different stages to gain exposure and credibility by being selected as a winner of a local event. It's a great chance to be part of a global network to explore business opportunities.


Get in the Ring Braga

Event date

08 Jun 2021

00. Preparations
Hold on tight! Not much longer until startups can apply.
01. Nominations
We are live! Contracts have been sealed, pencils have been sharpened. Apply for the online competition!
02. Online voting
Let the voting begin! Vote for your favourite startup to earn them a spot among the best.
03. Winner announcement
The moment we have all been waiting for. During this stage, we find out who the winner is and will be joining us at the Global Meetup

Startup applications are now open!

You are now able to apply! The startup with the most votes who are chosen by the champion jury will join the Global Meetup. For more information about this competition check out the event details.

Champion Jury members

Luís Rodrigues

Director Startup Braga

Pedro Moreira

Manager at Intermodal Public Transport Hub City City of Braga

Fátima Cardoso

Head of Vodafone Power Lab Vodafone

Tome Pereira Canas

Head of Open Innovation BGI

Sofia Fernandes

Head of Business Development BGI


EIT Urban Mobility
Câmara Municipal de Braga